Instructables: exploring - technology - easy - arduino http://www.instructables.com Wed, 29 Jul 2015 08:56:23 PDT BLOX v1.01 Atmel Startup 1: Atmel Studio and Programmer http://www.instructables.com/id/Atmel-Startup-1-Atmel-Studio-and-Programmer/
Atmel Startup 1: Atmel Studio and Programmer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0P/0H3G/ICN7FYT6/F0P0H3GICN7FYT6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0P/0H3G/ICN7FYT6/F0P0H3GICN7FYT6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0P/0H3G/ICN7FYT6/F0P0H3GICN7FYT6.SMALL.jpg AngstromLogic M. A. Parker c2015Installing Atmel Studio (AS) and a programmer embody the first steps [0] on the path to using an individual Atmel AVR Microcontroller unit MCU [1] as opposed to the MCU-on-a-board such as Arduino [2]. Here starts the journey, albeit rather short, through a series of ‘Startup’ Inst...
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 11:20:34 PDT
Atmel Startup 2: Microcontroller Circuits and Fuses http://www.instructables.com/id/Atmel-Startup-2-Microcontroller-Circuits-and-Fuses/
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 11:16:09 PDT
Atmel Startup 3: Binky One – PORT, PIN, DDR and LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Atmel-Startup-3-Binky-One-PORT-PIN-DDR-and-LED/
Atmel Startup 3: Binky One – PORT, PIN, DDR and LED - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/HOWB/ICN7FXNK/FTNHOWBICN7FXNK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/HOWB/ICN7FXNK/FTNHOWBICN7FXNK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/HOWB/ICN7FXNK/FTNHOWBICN7FXNK.SMALL.jpg AngstromLogic M. A. Parker c2015 Blinky One, the blinking LED, shows how to use the C/C++ language in Atmel Studio (AS) to control the Atmel MCU ports for input and output (i.e., IO) and reveals the ‘secret’ life of the Atmel PORT, PIN and DDR registers. Blinky One uses the circuit platform constructed for th...
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 11:11:40 PDT
Atmel Startup 4: Blinky Two – Switches, Pull-Up Resistors and Bit Ops http://www.instructables.com/id/Atmel-Startup-4-Blinky-Two-Switches-Pull-Up-Resist/
Atmel Startup 4: Blinky Two – Switches, Pull-Up Resistors and Bit Ops - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE7/EZ1M/ICN7FXIW/FE7EZ1MICN7FXIW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE7/EZ1M/ICN7FXIW/FE7EZ1MICN7FXIW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE7/EZ1M/ICN7FXIW/FE7EZ1MICN7FXIW.SMALL.jpg AngstromLogic Figure 1: Example switches that can use the MCU pull-up resisters, Front: Photo-resistor, photo-transistor, push button; Rear: example key pads. M. A. Parker c2015 Blinky Two demonstrates how the MCU can easily read the state of external switches, which includes push buttons and photo-switches, ...
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 11:07:16 PDT
Atmel Startup 5: Lifeline http://www.instructables.com/id/Atmel-Startup-5-Lifeline/
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 11:02:52 PDT
Arduino Home Security Alarm http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Home-Security-Alarm/
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Tue, 21 Jul 2015 13:29:08 PDT
Temperature And Light Sensor Data Logger http://www.instructables.com/id/Temperature-And-Light-Sensor-Data-Logger/
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Sat, 18 Jul 2015 05:43:48 PDT
Transmitter/Receiver + Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/TransmitterReceiver-Arduino/
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Tue, 7 Jul 2015 17:43:42 PDT
Using a 4 digit, 7 segment display, with arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-a-4-digit-7-segment-display-with-arduino/
Using a 4 digit, 7 segment display, with arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/CZGZ/IBTF5EDQ/FZICZGZIBTF5EDQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/CZGZ/IBTF5EDQ/FZICZGZIBTF5EDQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/CZGZ/IBTF5EDQ/FZICZGZIBTF5EDQ.SMALL.jpg chickeneater In this tutorial I will be showing you how to use a 7 segment display with 4 digits using arduino. Some basic things I would like to point out is that this takes up almost all of the digital pins on the arduino uno, leonardo, the boards with 13 digital pins. Most displays have 12 breakout pins that ...
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Tue, 7 Jul 2015 10:11:01 PDT
Controlling a Stewart Platform http://www.instructables.com/id/Controlling-a-Stewart-Platform/
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Sun, 5 Jul 2015 08:10:26 PDT
Make Buzzing Bottle Cap Bots for World Domination http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Buzzing-Bottle-Cap-Bots-for-World-Domination/
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Tue, 16 Jun 2015 18:35:38 PDT
Andee Sentry Gun with Annikken Andee http://www.instructables.com/id/Andee-Sentry-Gun-with-Annikken-Andee/
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Sat, 6 Jun 2015 11:56:37 PDT
Project A.P.O.R.V http://www.instructables.com/id/Project-APORV/
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Fri, 29 May 2015 13:11:42 PDT
How to control an arduino car via Bluetooth (for beginners) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-control-an-arduino-car-via-Bluetooth-for-be/
How to control an arduino car via Bluetooth (for beginners) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCA/EN6G/IA0WZ8X0/FCAEN6GIA0WZ8X0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCA/EN6G/IA0WZ8X0/FCAEN6GIA0WZ8X0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCA/EN6G/IA0WZ8X0/FCAEN6GIA0WZ8X0.SMALL.jpg caiomoraes All we know that Arduino is an excellent prototyping platform, principally because it uses a friendly programming language and there are a lot of extra incredible components that provide us great experiences. We can integrate the Arduino with differents shields or modules and build fantastic things....
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Sun, 24 May 2015 16:58:58 PDT
Portable Arduino arcade game http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Arduino-arcade-game/
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Thu, 21 May 2015 08:51:30 PDT
Building a Basic Midi Controller Part 1 - Easy 3 Pot (Potentiometer) Arduino Uno Effects Midi Controller (Serial-USB)... Quick,easy and cheap! http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-3-Pot-Potentiometer-Arduino-Uno-Effects-Midi-/
Building a Basic Midi Controller Part 1 - Easy 3 Pot (Potentiometer) Arduino Uno Effects Midi Controller (Serial-USB)... Quick,easy and cheap! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/RDIV/I9P1SITE/FY7RDIVI9P1SITE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/RDIV/I9P1SITE/FY7RDIVI9P1SITE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/RDIV/I9P1SITE/FY7RDIVI9P1SITE.SMALL.jpg Andrew.Wilson.7 Hello everyone,I'm relatively new to Arduino and so have been battling my way to make my own midi controllers. There is a huge amount of information dotted around but I couldn't find a simple tutorial for such a simple device; so here it goes.My original intention was to create a mixer similar to th...
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Fri, 15 May 2015 00:15:14 PDT
Arduino - Blinking LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Blinking-LED/
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Tue, 28 Apr 2015 01:15:42 PDT
DIY Arduino Solar Tracker http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Arduino-Solar-Tracker/
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Sat, 25 Apr 2015 11:08:25 PDT
Food Detector http://www.instructables.com/id/Food-Detector/
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Wed, 1 Apr 2015 13:13:42 PDT
Arduino 2 player game http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-2-player-game/
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 15:21:25 PDT
Hey Clash!! I'm playing!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Hey-Clash-Im-playing/
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 15:08:52 PDT
16*2 LCD Tester - Snake (My 1st Arduino Project) http://www.instructables.com/id/162-LCD-Tester-Snake-My-1st-Arduino-Project/
16*2 LCD Tester - Snake (My 1st Arduino Project) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/U5UL/I7D66A87/F2SU5ULI7D66A87.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/U5UL/I7D66A87/F2SU5ULI7D66A87.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/U5UL/I7D66A87/F2SU5ULI7D66A87.SMALL.jpg DingoDynamite I started experimenting with Arduino after attending a lecture given by Sarah Wiseman at the Royal Institution (Ri) in London. I've played with RFID readers, LEDs, etc. with varying degrees of success - but decided, as a result, that what I really needed was a simple user interface, rather than rely...
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Thu, 19 Mar 2015 04:09:57 PDT
Morse Code with Capacitive Touch! http://www.instructables.com/id/Morse-Code-with-Capacitive-Touch/
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Wed, 25 Feb 2015 16:12:39 PST
single servo robot http://www.instructables.com/id/single-servo-robot/
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Sun, 22 Feb 2015 09:20:10 PST
How to set up a stepper motor in under 10 minutes http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-set-up-a-stepper-motor-in-under-10-minutes/
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Thu, 19 Feb 2015 16:02:10 PST
Arduino Robot Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Robot-How-To/
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Wed, 18 Feb 2015 12:57:43 PST
Remote controlled relay http://www.instructables.com/id/Remote-controlled-relay/
Remote controlled relay - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F27/CZ3H/I5S2E8SH/F27CZ3HI5S2E8SH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F27/CZ3H/I5S2E8SH/F27CZ3HI5S2E8SH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F27/CZ3H/I5S2E8SH/F27CZ3HI5S2E8SH.SMALL.jpg ibenkos In this project I am going to show you how to make an cheap remote controlled relay with an transmitter and receiver. This wireless relay can be used on anything and you can prank your friends by connecting it to an lamp and scare them ;) Parts and tools Here are the parts I used for this projec...
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Thu, 5 Feb 2015 11:10:12 PST
Lottery Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Lottery-Machine/
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Fri, 30 Jan 2015 13:25:42 PST
Arduino door lock with password http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-door-lock-with-password/
Arduino door lock with password - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F52/YYRR/I5JHRLKQ/F52YYRRI5JHRLKQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F52/YYRR/I5JHRLKQ/F52YYRRI5JHRLKQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F52/YYRR/I5JHRLKQ/F52YYRRI5JHRLKQ.SMALL.jpg ibenkos In this project I mede an door lock (or box lock) that opens when you enter your password and press "#". The servo turns back to the position it was in after some seconds. PARTS & TOOLS For this project I used:* Arduino uno ( http://store.arduino.cc/index.php?main_page=produc... )* 4x4 matrix ke...
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Fri, 30 Jan 2015 08:20:16 PST
Intel Edison: Updating,WiFi and WinSCP http://www.instructables.com/id/Intel-Edison-UpdatingWiFi-and-WinSCP/
Intel Edison: Updating,WiFi and WinSCP - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/AFGC/I5BS1NZY/FYHAFGCI5BS1NZY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/AFGC/I5BS1NZY/FYHAFGCI5BS1NZY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/AFGC/I5BS1NZY/FYHAFGCI5BS1NZY.SMALL.jpg mkarvonen This is how to update firmware and connect your Intel Edison to wifi and WinSCP. Connect cables. You will need to connect power and both USB cables.Separate power is just for backup so the firmware update won't mess up.Both USB cables are needed for serial communication and for access to the mass...
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Sun, 25 Jan 2015 04:01:07 PST
Intel Edison: Heat meter, TMP36 http://www.instructables.com/id/Intel-Edison-Heat-meter-TMP36/
Intel Edison: Heat meter, TMP36 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOP/YFKW/I50XPM8F/FOPYFKWI50XPM8F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOP/YFKW/I50XPM8F/FOPYFKWI50XPM8F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOP/YFKW/I50XPM8F/FOPYFKWI50XPM8F.SMALL.jpg mkarvonen Intel Edison based analog temperature meter.the TMP36 can read temperatures that are -40 to +120 Celsius BUT the meter only shows temperatures between +40 to about 100 celcius. Why? Just because i coded it to show only that temperature range. This meter is in use that uses that kind of range and tem...
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Tue, 20 Jan 2015 09:57:11 PST
RECREATE! : Recycling Energy of Computers for Real Efficiency And Total Energy! http://www.instructables.com/id/RECREATE-Recycling-Energy-of-Computers-for-Real-Ef/
RECREATE! : Recycling Energy of Computers for Real Efficiency And Total Energy! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBU/HFRW/I50X0ZHZ/FBUHFRWI50X0ZHZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBU/HFRW/I50X0ZHZ/FBUHFRWI50X0ZHZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBU/HFRW/I50X0ZHZ/FBUHFRWI50X0ZHZ.SMALL.jpg Geeve George RECREATE! : Recycling Energy of Computers for Real Efficiency And Total Energy!*Project by Sarthak Sethi and Geeve George*We have been selected for the MAKE ENERGY Contest! So do vote for us by clicking vote in the Top-Right corner of the instructable page!*This is an updated version of Our Previous...
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Sat, 17 Jan 2015 08:58:47 PST
protable power bank http://www.instructables.com/id/protable-power-bank/
protable power bank - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/APPI/I4WYSZ2Z/F5XAPPII4WYSZ2Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/APPI/I4WYSZ2Z/F5XAPPII4WYSZ2Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/APPI/I4WYSZ2Z/F5XAPPII4WYSZ2Z.SMALL.jpg ibenkos this is an easy project to make an 5v portable power bank for just 2$! Parts The parts you will need for this project is:* 3x AAA batteries * 3x AAA battery holder* 5v step-up * SPST switch* Enclosure* Hot glue Cut the wires Cut the wires from the battery holder to the size you want them to b...
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Wed, 14 Jan 2015 12:31:06 PST
Intel Edisson: Digital Ohmmeter (voltage divider) http://www.instructables.com/id/Intel-Edisson-Digital-Ohmmeter-voltage-divider/
Intel Edisson: Digital Ohmmeter (voltage divider) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F15/XMJ9/I4PHUZ12/F15XMJ9I4PHUZ12.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F15/XMJ9/I4PHUZ12/F15XMJ9I4PHUZ12.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F15/XMJ9/I4PHUZ12/F15XMJ9I4PHUZ12.SMALL.jpg mkarvonen This is how to make a simple digital Ohmmeter using Intel Edison, LCD screen, 1kOhm resistor and a few wires.Voltage divider is based on Ohms law. Read more from here! Components. You will need a Arduino based board. I used Intel Edison.Then you will need a LCD screen if you want to view the outp...
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Sun, 11 Jan 2015 09:38:54 PST
Intel Edison basic's: Spirit Level http://www.instructables.com/id/Intel-Edison-basics-Spirit-Level/
Intel Edison basic's: Spirit Level - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F36/G7W1/I4PHUS8H/F36G7W1I4PHUS8H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F36/G7W1/I4PHUS8H/F36G7W1I4PHUS8H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F36/G7W1/I4PHUS8H/F36G7W1I4PHUS8H.SMALL.jpg mkarvonen This is how to make the GY-61 acceleration sensor work with Intel Edison.And in the same time let's make a spirit level! Things needed and how to install. You will need a Arduino based board (i used the Intel Edison).Then you will need the GY-61 acceleration sensor. You can use basicly any accele...
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Sun, 11 Jan 2015 05:51:11 PST
Easy RGB LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-RGB-LED/
Easy RGB LED - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/TFDD/I4PHLRCD/FQ4TFDDI4PHLRCD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/TFDD/I4PHLRCD/FQ4TFDDI4PHLRCD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/TFDD/I4PHLRCD/FQ4TFDDI4PHLRCD.SMALL.jpg Jaxton Maez Easy Red, Green, Blue LED arduino for beginners. I will include some different codes and what each means.Needed-RGB LED-Arduino Uno-Jumper Wires-9v batt. and cord RGB pins Connect v pin to yellow wire, green wire to g pin, blue wire to b pin, and red wire to r pin. The color doesn't matter a...
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Fri, 9 Jan 2015 20:34:02 PST
3D Printed Walking Robot (Klann Linkage) http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Walking-Robot-Klann-Linkage/
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Thu, 8 Jan 2015 21:46:29 PST
Easy bluetooth Sumobot http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-bluetooth-Sumobot/
Easy bluetooth Sumobot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL3/3EQJ/I4E695XQ/FL33EQJI4E695XQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL3/3EQJ/I4E695XQ/FL33EQJI4E695XQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL3/3EQJ/I4E695XQ/FL33EQJI4E695XQ.SMALL.jpg Jelmer8 This was one of my first arduino projects who worked ;)PS: I'm from Holland so my english is not very good. If there are any questions than i will response them as quick as possible. This project is very fun to give away or to fight against each other! Parts For this project you need:-Arduino UNO...
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Wed, 31 Dec 2014 13:11:24 PST
Post-Apocalyptic Respirator http://www.instructables.com/id/Post-Apocalyptic-Respirator/
Post-Apocalyptic Respirator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/2VD1/I3XU3SQH/FVJ2VD1I3XU3SQH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/2VD1/I3XU3SQH/FVJ2VD1I3XU3SQH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/2VD1/I3XU3SQH/FVJ2VD1I3XU3SQH.SMALL.jpg soundcrime My company had a futuristic Christmas party. I wanted to wear something cool and different so I came up with this post-apocalyptic hi-tech respirator "which eliminates all the toxins from air and provides the wearer some useful nutrients."So what tricks does it do? Six blue LEDs on the respirator ma...
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Tue, 23 Dec 2014 13:21:29 PST
THE ULTIMATE CONTROL BOX http://www.instructables.com/id/THE-ULTIMATE-CONTROL-BOX/
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Mon, 22 Dec 2014 09:29:07 PST
Intel Edison Temperature logger with RBG-LCD http://www.instructables.com/id/Intel-Edison-Temperature-logger-with-RBG-LCD/
Intel Edison Temperature logger with RBG-LCD - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF2/JUL0/I3THN2NI/FF2JUL0I3THN2NI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF2/JUL0/I3THN2NI/FF2JUL0I3THN2NI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF2/JUL0/I3THN2NI/FF2JUL0I3THN2NI.SMALL.jpg mkarvonen First of all, Thank you very much Instructables+Intel for the Edison board and the grove starter kit plus! This project is the first thing i did with the board just to test it and it is very easy for anyone to do. More user friendly project's that anyone can build coming soon! Unboxing and setting...
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Sun, 21 Dec 2014 12:06:13 PST
Iron Man Arc Reactor Bang Bang Tag http://www.instructables.com/id/Iron-Man-Arc-Reactor-Bang-Bang-Tag/
Iron Man Arc Reactor Bang Bang Tag - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/72N6/I6DYTIZ2/FO172N6I6DYTIZ2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/72N6/I6DYTIZ2/FO172N6I6DYTIZ2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/72N6/I6DYTIZ2/FO172N6I6DYTIZ2.SMALL.jpg Mr AbAk Hello Guys....We Are Back....Everyone Wants To be Iron Man One Time in his own life.....So here we present you IRON MAN ARC REACTOR BANG BANG TAG....We Got this idea from our native place where children play games like, Police-Thief in which One Becomes A hero (Police Inspector) And The other become...
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Sat, 20 Dec 2014 01:46:04 PST
Sound Reacting Circuit in 2 Minutes http://www.instructables.com/id/Sound-Reacting-Circuit-in-2-Minutes/
Sound Reacting Circuit in 2 Minutes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOE/2OPH/I3H7FQRP/FOE2OPHI3H7FQRP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOE/2OPH/I3H7FQRP/FOE2OPHI3H7FQRP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOE/2OPH/I3H7FQRP/FOE2OPHI3H7FQRP.SMALL.jpg Robotix_au There are 1000's of ways that you can make LED's react to sound and this here is definitely one of the simplest with the added advantage of being easy to modify and upgrade Basically you plonk a mic module into pins A0-A3 and a RGB LED module into pins 8-11 (see diagram) then you upload one of the p...
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Fri, 12 Dec 2014 16:58:26 PST
2 Minute Spectrum Generator http://www.instructables.com/id/2-Minute-Spectrum-Generator/
2 Minute Spectrum Generator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL8/G9ZM/I3H7CL3Q/FL8G9ZMI3H7CL3Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL8/G9ZM/I3H7CL3Q/FL8G9ZMI3H7CL3Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL8/G9ZM/I3H7CL3Q/FL8G9ZMI3H7CL3Q.SMALL.jpg Robotix_au In making this circuit you will learn how to use the arduino random number function and how to create different colors on an RGB LED. This is a real simple plug and play circuit where the RGB module plugs straight into the arduino, pin 8 is permanently low making it effectively GND pins 9,10,11 are ...
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Wed, 10 Dec 2014 07:18:03 PST
Adafruit XBee Adapter kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Adafruit-XBee-Adapter-kit/
Adafruit XBee Adapter kit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEU/REQS/I3BHAG1D/FEUREQSI3BHAG1D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEU/REQS/I3BHAG1D/FEUREQSI3BHAG1D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEU/REQS/I3BHAG1D/FEUREQSI3BHAG1D.SMALL.jpg ibenkos The Adafruit adapter is probably the best XBee adapter and you get to put it together yourself. Equipment You are going to need some equipment to finish this kit.The equipment I used in this project was:* Soldering iron.* Soldering tind.* Helping hands (with fume extractor).* Soldering paste.* S...
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Sat, 6 Dec 2014 08:46:25 PST
DIY breadboard power supply http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-breadboard-power-supply/
DIY breadboard power supply - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/3XQT/I2TQUWTF/FJ13XQTI2TQUWTF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/3XQT/I2TQUWTF/FJ13XQTI2TQUWTF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/3XQT/I2TQUWTF/FJ13XQTI2TQUWTF.SMALL.jpg ibenkos In this project I´m making an 5v and 12v power supply for the Radioshack breadboard. his Parts The parts I used for this project is:* 5v to 12v step up* Wires* Small project box* 4 male pins* PCB* Breadboard* 4x battery holder / USB cable Make it fit My 5-12v step up did not fit in the box I ...
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Fri, 21 Nov 2014 11:11:54 PST
arduino 2 axis plotter http://www.instructables.com/id/arduino-2-axis-plotter/
arduino 2 axis plotter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/4U3V/I2LM3JZ9/FYH4U3VI2LM3JZ9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/4U3V/I2LM3JZ9/FYH4U3VI2LM3JZ9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/4U3V/I2LM3JZ9/FYH4U3VI2LM3JZ9.SMALL.jpg Jelmer8 It's not very steady, But it works well! for this project, i used two sg90 servos , one red led, a breadboard, an arduino uno, and some wiring.
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Sun, 16 Nov 2014 23:14:01 PST
DIY pocket sized bluetooth receiver http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-pocket-sized-bluetooth-receiver/
DIY pocket sized bluetooth receiver - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/3Z4C/I28W6YOR/FB03Z4CI28W6YOR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/3Z4C/I28W6YOR/FB03Z4CI28W6YOR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/3Z4C/I28W6YOR/FB03Z4CI28W6YOR.SMALL.jpg ibenkos In this project I'm making an wireless bluetooth receiver that you can connect to any amplifier or headset and you don't have to deal whit the AUX cable and that you can't use your phone far away while playing music.This is an easy project and an fun one! Its 3v coming from the batteries and goes in...
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Fri, 7 Nov 2014 12:38:08 PST
Simple Arduino Bluetooth Cybot on the move and Android Appplication (updated) http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-Cybot-on-the-move/
Simple Arduino Bluetooth Cybot on the move and Android Appplication (updated) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2V/2RB6/I1WHCHU7/F2V2RB6I1WHCHU7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2V/2RB6/I1WHCHU7/F2V2RB6I1WHCHU7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2V/2RB6/I1WHCHU7/F2V2RB6I1WHCHU7.SMALL.jpg HUKBMBEAR A while back I wrote a couple of instructables for user interface creation and the control of the Cybot base using commands from either the keyboard or from a bar code scanner.Links to these are below:User interface:http://www.instructables.com/id/Direction-display-...Barcode Control: http://www.ins...
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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 13:16:37 PDT
Connect stepper motor to arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Connect-stepper-motor-to-arduino/
Connect stepper motor to arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUB/U5L4/I1TQSE3Q/FUBU5L4I1TQSE3Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUB/U5L4/I1TQSE3Q/FUBU5L4I1TQSE3Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUB/U5L4/I1TQSE3Q/FUBU5L4I1TQSE3Q.SMALL.jpg drimer525 Hi to all. In this tutorial i will help you to connect an unipolar stepper motor to your arduino.To do this you'll need 1x Arduino board - on ebay aprox 10$1x driver for stepper -they are cheap on ebay (just type in ebay :ULN2003 Stepper Motor Driver Board around 1$)1x unipolar stepper motor - the p...
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 10:02:18 PDT